Teacher Previews & Professional Development
From time to time the Art Gallery of Western Australia arranges special Teacher Previews of our exhibitions and other events. Teacher Previews are held at the Gallery, unless otherwise stated.
treasure SHips teacher preview with AGWA director, stefano carboni
Would you like to find out more about AGWA’s major international exhibition for 2015 Treasure Ships: Art in the Age of Spices and how you can incorporate content from the exhibition into your Term IV teaching program?
Treasure Ships: Art in the Age of Spices contains amazing artworks, objects and artefacts produced for global markets in the era of the spice trade across the Indian Ocean. The content covers different learning areas such as Visual Arts, Design, History, Geography, Literature and Language, Asian Studies and Science and the cross-curriculum priorities Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and histories and Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia.
Come along to this special preview of the exhibition for primary, secondary and tertiary teachers. You will enjoy an introduction to the themes and content of the exhibition by AGWA Director Stefano Carboni, followed by a slide show displaying highlights of the exhibition and a detailed look at the comprehensive Education Resource that has been produced for this show.
Where: Art Gallery of WA
Date: Thursday 27 August 2015
This event is free but places are limited. Reserve your place via the link below.
For more information, contact Educator and Visitor Experience Officer Lisa Young
More information and bookings
To find out more about Teacher Previews or about our education program,
please contact Sue Way, Bookings Officer.
Tel. +61 8 94926644
Fax +61 8 9492 6648.